For my birthday this year, I choose to experience the Visit Orlando Magical Dining menu at Amatista Cookhouse at Loew’s Sapphire Falls Resort, and my guest and I tried nearly everything off the MD menu.
Universal Orlando announced yesterday they will be temporarily closing two of their resorts as the park continues to make adjustments due to COVID-19.
Universal Orlando announced this week that they are partnering again with Loews Hotels to open Universal’s Aventura Hotel in the summer of 2018.
Universal’s Aventura Hotel will be the sixth hotel at Universal Orlando, and they say it is designed with the connected and value-savvy traveler in mind.
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In the summer of 2016, the new Loews Sapphire Falls Resort is set to open, and it will become the fifth resort on Universal Orlando property.
Featuring a Caribbean theme, the new hotel will be another partnership hotel between Universal and Loews Hotels & Resorts. It will be located next to the new Cabana Bay Beach Resort, which opened this year.
Inspired by the picturesque rivers and waterfalls of the Caribbean, Loews Sapphire Falls will offer 1,000 guest rooms and suites, along with amenities like a resort-style pool with a water slide, children’s play area, sand beach and fire pit, a full-service restaurant with scenic views and outdoor dining, a themed lobby lounge, poolside bar and grill, quick-service marketplace, valet service and a fitness center.
Guests staying at the hotel will also have access to Early Park Admission to Universal’s theme parks, and water taxi access to neighboring Loews Royal Pacific Resort and the Universal Parks and CityWalk.